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The Latin Rhythm Spanish & Salsa School is largest Spanish School in Auckland and was formed at the University of Auckland in October 2001. The Latin Rhythm Spanish & Salsa School works to promote Spanish and Latin American Culture in New Zealand. Our aim is to develop the teaching and learning of Spanish, and encourage communication between Iberophiles and hispanophiles and all New Zealanders through our modern cultural and educational programme.

Our Language Courses

We have been offering the highest-quality Language and Salsa teaching instruction for almost 20 years. With 100s students a year, we are the largest language school in New Zealand dedicated to the instruction of Spanish.

  • Instructors: Native Spanish speakers, experienced and fully qualified to teach Spanish as a foreign language (ELE). All Spanish teachers hold University degrees in Education.
  • Method: Developing communication skills through the latest communicative and task based approaches in language teaching and by incorporating the use of video, audio, and printed materials, carefully selected to best fit New Zealand students' needs.
  • Courses: A wide variety of courses at all levels and interests for adults, teenagers, children and toddlers are scheduled at various convenient times.
  • Class Sizes: Classes have a maximum of around 10 students to ensure a personalised, student-centred experience.
  • Prices: Our prices are the best we can offer, the course price includes free coursebooks.
  • Course Levels: We teach languages to students of all ages, levels and ability.
  • Specialist courses: We offer corporate classes and specialty courses tailored to your particular needs and outcomes.
  • Technique: Our teaching conforms to the guidelines of the Common European Framework of References for languages. Learn about our courses


The Spanish Institute is a member of the following associations:

  • NZALT (New Zealand Association of Language Teachers)

Cultural Activities

We offer a range of cultural events including exhibitions, special movie screenings and guest speakers. In cooperation with organisations in the community we offer a variety of community events including the Spanish Language Month, monthly Spanish Market, Film Festivals, Spanish cooking lessons, Spanish and Latin American wine tastings etc.

Best Teachers

We have the best teachers, all our teachers are qualified native speakers with University degrees and experienced.

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All our language courses come with free course books included in the course price, if you miss a class, you don't need to worry.

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Classes are limited to around 10 students, guarantees the teacher's attention. Research shows small classes are the best for learning.

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Great Results

With our program, great teachers and resources you will get great results in your chosen language and be on a plane soon.

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About Us

The Latin Rhythm Spanish & Salsa School is Auckland's oldest Spanish language school specialising in teaching Aucklanders using the latest techniques. You will learn your new language with our experienced native speaking teachers, we provide a free course book with each course. There are no hidden contracts or membership fees.
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Latin Rhythm Spanish & Salsa School School
Ellen Melville Centre, 2 Freyberg Place
Auckland 1010

Phone: 021-461-551
Email: info@latinrhythm.co.nz

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